MEDIAN Function Example | Teradata Vantage - 17.00 - 17.05 - Example - Advanced SQL Engine - Teradata Database

Teradata Vantageā„¢ - SQL Functions, Expressions, and Predicates

Product
Advanced SQL Engine
Teradata Database
Release Number
17.00
17.05
Published
June 2020
Language
English (United States)
Last Update
2021-01-30
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MEDIAN, an inverse distribution function that assumes a continuous distribution model, is a specific case of PERCENTILE_CONT where the percentile value is 0.5.

MEDIAN  (value_expression)

is same as:

PERCENTILE_CONT (0.5) WITHIN GROUP (ORDER BY value_expression)